Viscosity of diesel engine fuel oil under pressure

Mayo D. Hersey
naca-tn-315
Sep 1929


In the development of Diesel engine fuel injection systems it is necessary to have an approximate knowledge of the absolute viscosity of the fuel oil under high hydrostatic pressures. This report presents the results of experimental tests conducted by Mr. Jackson Newton Shore, utilizing the A.S.M.E. high pressure equipment.

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